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Evans Co. Commissioners Backtrack on EDA Funding Cut

Evans County Commissioners voted to back track on slashing the funding of the Evans County Industrial Authority for the upcoming fiscal year at...

City of Claxton’s Funding of Chamber of Commerce Raises Constitutional Concerns

Two line items in the City of Claxton’s budget proposal have drawn concern over how money is paid to the Claxton-Evans Chamber of Commerce...

Rep. Rick Allen Announces Community Office Hours for Evans Co in June

U.S. Congressman Rick W. Allen (R-Ga-12) announced recently that his staff will be holding Community Office Hours across the 12th district during the month...

Evans County Proposes Funding Halt for EDA in FY 2020

Evans County Commissioners are slated to cease funding the Economic Development Authority (EDA) altogether in the upcoming fiscal year, citing an overwhelming fund balance...

County Declines Request for Early Voting Expansion in Glennville

The Tattnall County Board of Commissioners opted not to expand early voting into the Glennville precincts for the upcoming special election after consideration of both a candidate for office and the Tattnall County Board of Elections.

2019 Legislative Session: Werkheiser Voted NO 2.5% of the Time, Skipped 19 Votes

The Georgia General Assembly adjourned just two weeks ago after three months of fast-paced days full of voting on everything from special license plates, tax...

Hate Crime Bill Passes the House, Werkheiser Votes No

The Georgia House of Representatives voted Thursday to approve a bill that would increase penalties for crimes committed against certain classes of people. State Representative...

Evans Co. Citizens Outraged Over Process for IDA Project in Hagan

Citizens in Evans County are outraged about a new project coming to a property in Hagan, but much of the anger appears to stem...

Tattnall Commissioners Violate Open Meetings Act

Tattnall Commissioners appeared to violate the Georgia Open Meetings Act Monday when they chose to discuss bids and recommendations from a project manager for...

Group Requests Bulloch Courthouse Display 10 Commandments, 9 Other Historical Documents

County Attorney Jeff Akins advised Commissioners to do research before making an official decision